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Religion and politics according to Roger Williams: A Thanksgiving ...

Thanksgiving is unique in the American sequence of major holidays. It is rooted in one of the nation's primary historical eras and expresses one of America's foundational narratives. It combines religious, political, and cultural ...
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Religion and Politics in Kentucky Schools - Kentucky Equality ...

Religion and Politics in Kentucky Schools - Kentucky Equality ... | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Religion and Politics in Kentucky Schools. Even after an apology and a reprimand, Kentucky Equality Federation's Southern Kentucky Regional Management today condemned the actions of a Southern Kentucky educator.
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Public Reason · Brettschneider Reading Group: Chapter 5, Religious Freedom and the Reasons for Rights

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Bad judgment at Strasbourg? | The Jewish Chronicle

Two months ago, the JC published an exceptionally important article by Jonathan Fisher QC.
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In world's most religious country, humanists rally for secular space

In world's most religious country, humanists rally for secular space | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
A group of humanists is looking to find its niche in Ghana, recently ranked most religious in a survey of 57 nations.
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Liberty University gets another chance at Obamacare | World on Campus: news for college students from a Christian perspective.

WORLD on Campus is a news website for college students looking for news from a new perspective that will help them develop a Christian worldview.
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Embattled W. Pa. Amish sect moving to upstate NY

NICKTOWN, Pa. — Levi Zook doesn't want to move his wife and eight children from the Laurel Highlands of western Pennsylvania to New York state but strongly believes he has no choice.
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Christian College Settles Federal Lawsuit Over State's Denial of Grant Money

TALLAHASSEE | Settling a federal lawsuit that involved questions about the school's "secular purpose," state education officials will allow students at a Central Florida Christian college to be eligible for a popular grant program.
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Charitable trusts and advancement of religion: On a whim and a prayer?

Charitable trusts and advancement of religion: On a whim and a prayer? | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
The advancement of religion is a controversial head of charitable trusts: whilst its foundations are based on tenets of intangible belief systems, New Zealand law, alongside other common law jurisdictions, supports the notion that the public...
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Law, Critical Religion, and the Importance of Semantics

Law, Critical Religion, and the Importance of Semantics | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
I often hear it said that the contributions of scholars in critical religion are “merely semantic”; that problematizing the category …Continue reading » (RT @CriticoReligio: NEW BLOG: G Desmarais (@grdesmarais): "Law, Critical Religion, & the ...
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Gay marriage: UK's biggest clash of church and state since the Reformation

Gay marriage: UK's biggest clash of church and state since the Reformation | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Andrew Pierce writing for the Mail Online says: "Not only does David Cameron risk triggering what could easily lead to the biggest schism between a Prime Minis (RT @PoliticalLogic: "I don’t support gay marriage despite being a Conservative.)...
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Obama Drafts Drone Rulebook to Codify Kill List Process - The New American

Obama Drafts Drone Rulebook to Codify Kill List Process - The New American | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Obama Drafts Drone Rulebook to Codify Kill List ProcessThe New AmericanApart from Holder's effort to justify the unjustifiable killing of thousands by drone without hint of due process, it is shocking to the conscience that such a rulebook doesn't...
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European Court of Human Rights Issues Judgment in Z v. Poland | Center for Reproductive Rights

European Court of Human Rights Issues Judgment in Z v. Poland | Center for Reproductive Rights | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
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US: Human Rights Commission backs pride organisers over t-shirt ...

US: Human Rights Commission backs pride organisers over t-shirt ... | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
The Human Rights Commission in Lexington, Kentucky has sided with organisers of a gay pride event, who were refused service by a Christian t-shirt printing company, because of its religious beliefs. ...
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U.N. chief says crises show need for interfaith amity

U.N. chief says crises show need for interfaith amity | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
VIENNA (Reuters)- The violent crises in Syria, Gaza and Mali show how important it is for different religions to work together to promote understanding rather than sow hatred, United Nations Secretary...
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They need to work together with different religions

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Battle over preaching at Northland holiday lighting display heads back to federal court | Duluth News Tribune | Duluth, Minnesota

Battle over preaching at Northland holiday lighting display heads back to federal court | Duluth News Tribune | Duluth, Minnesota | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Two Northland preachers are back in federal court alleging that the city of Duluth and Bentleyville Tour of Lights are again violating their constitutional rights to profess their faith inside the holiday lighting display.
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Court: Too much religion in prosecution of priest | News Cut

Court: Too much religion in prosecution of priest | News Cut | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
The Minnesota Court of Appeals has apparently narrowed the ability of prosecutors to try clergy charged with having sexual relationships with people who seek religious or spiritual advice.
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Liberty University gets another chance at Obamacare | World on Campus: news for college students from a Christian perspective.

Liberty University gets another chance at Obamacare | World on Campus: news for college students from a Christian perspective. | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
WORLD on Campus is a news website for college students looking for news from a new perspective that will help them develop a Christian worldview.
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Law and Religion in the 21st Century (Cultural Diversity and Law): Silvio Ferrari, Rinaldo Cristofori: Amazon.com: Kindle Store

Law and Religion in the 21st Century (Cultural Diversity and Law): Silvio Ferrari, Rinaldo Cristofori: Amazon.com: Kindle Store (Law and Religion in the 21st Century: This book brings together leading international scholars of law and religi...)...
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Governor Brown Signs Bills Adding Protection for Religious Practices

Governor Brown recently signed two bills that are designed to combat religious discrimination. The...
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